John Mitchell joins Wasps backroom staff

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

John Mitchell has vacated his role as the England defence coach and will be joining the Wasps coaching staff.   The Premiership club confirmed the news on Friday with the following statement:   'Wasps...

Extended Ireland Women Squad Named For Pre-Season Camps

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

A 39-strong Ireland Women training squad, which includes four uncapped players, has been announced for the upcoming preparatory camps for the 2021/22 season.     Ireland 7s captain Lucy...

2021/22 Champions Cup Pools Confirmed

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Champions Cup pools for the 2021/22 season have been confirmed.    The 24 have been placed into one of four tiers based on their ranking, with the draw placing clubs into two...

Wasps Add to Coaching Ranks for Next Season

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps can confirm a number of coaching changes for the men’s first team and Academy ahead of next season.     The Club are delighted to announce that England’s Interim...

The Six Stormers Players Who Pose The Biggest Threat To The B&I Lions

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warren Gatland's charges face their final provincial test on Saturday when they front up against the Stormers off the back of their first defeat in 2021.      Western Province almost...

Will Simonds signs new deal with Wasps

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps have announced that centre Will Simonds has extended his contract with the Club.     The 21-year-old joined Wasps’ Senior Academy ahead of the 2018/19 season and progressed into...

Jacob Umaga - Pressures of the Spotlight

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

“Social media abuse, homophobia, racism... People need to be held accountable” - Jacob Umaga discusses the pressure of the spotlight and how he’s overcome the social media trolls...        

Champions Cup pool draw update

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The pool draw for the 2021/22 Heineken Champions Cup will be staged in Lausanne, Switzerland next Wednesday (July 21) at noon (UK time).     The draw will be live-streamed on

Dickens names England U20 team for final 2021 Six Nations match v Italy

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

England men’s U20 head coach Alan Dickens has named his side to play Italy on Tuesday in the fifth and final round of the U20 Six Nations (KO 1.45pm BST LIVE on Six Nations YouTube...

Eddie Jones names England team for Canada

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eddie Jones has named his side for England’s match against Canada at Twickenham Stadium on Saturday [10 July, 3pm KO].    Four players will make their England debuts, after 12 received...